Remove Yourself From a Shared Google File/Folder


U-M Google, Google Drive


I want to remove myself from a shared file or folder in Google Drive.


To remove yourself from a shared Google file or folder:

  1. Search for the relevant file or folder under Shared with me in Google Drive
  2. Right-click on the file/folder and select Share
  3. Find your name under People with access and click the permission level drop-down menu
  4. Select Remove access and click Save
  5. Click Yes if prompted to confirm your removal

Additional Information

To stop sharing files/folders with another individual, refer to the Google Help Center for instructions.

Need additional information or assistance? Contact the ITS Service Center.

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Fri 9/23/22 1:59 PM
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